Sun Microsystems Inc. Information for VU#738331

Domain Name System (DNS) resolver libraries vulnerable to read buffer overflow

Status

Affected

Vendor Statement

The Solaris DNS resolver library (libresolv.so) is affected by this issue in the following versions of Solaris:

Solaris 2.5.1, 2.6, 7, and 8
Patches have been generated for all of the above releases. Sun has published Sun Alert 45463 for this issue which is available from:

http://sunsolve.sun.com/pub-cgi/retrieve.pl?doc=fsalert%2F45463
The patches for this issue are available from:

http://sunsolve.sun.com/securitypatch

Vendor Information

The vendor has not provided us with any further information regarding this vulnerability.

Vendor References

None

Addendum

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